Animal Care Technician Resume Examples

animal care technician

  • Administer routine vitamins, special diets, and medication. 
  • Clean cages, enclosures.
  • Treats an average of 200 animals/month. 
  • Educate potential adopters on feeding, general care, medical conditions, and treatment options. 
  • Provides potential adopters with excellent customer service, compassionate care, and important information regarding their specific interests in our animals. 
  • Provide grooming services for domestic pets. 
  • Relives bordom and stress of living in a busy shelter environment by enriching, playing with, and tending to cats. 

animal care technician

  • Maintain daily animal inventory and provide care, food, water and observation.
  • Report observed health or behavior issues within expected time frames.
  • Maintain assigned equipment, supplies, etc. in a safe and clean condition and elevate concerns as needed.
  • Clean and disinfect assigned areas according to prescribed protocols daily.
  • Transport animals within the shelter based on each animal’s unique needs.
  • Advise potential adopters of Houston SPCA adoption benefits, policies and procedures.
  • Provide information to the public about Houston SPCA programs and promoting good animal care and responsible pet ownership.

animal care technician

  • Provide food, water, and care for animals in science museum 
  • Provide food and water for research animals
  • Cue or signal animals during night time housing.
  • Weighs and examines animals, records their information online. 

animal care technician

  • Provided Husbandry to lab rodents. 
  • Ensured room parameters (temperature, humidity, etc) were within acceptable range according to the “Guide for the Care and Use of Lab Animals” and documented all parameters. 
  • Received and housed incoming mouse deliveries.
  • Provided technical support for researches during off hours: dosing, sampling, etc.
  • communicated health issues of mice with staff veterinarians as well as researchers. 

animal care technician

  • General upkeep of area. Maintenance work such as: sweeping, mopping, laundry, dishes, trash, recycling. 
  • Give my full attention to priority/long-term cats. 
  • Protect all confidential information, including customers, donors, animals and internal communications.
  • Represent the Houston SPCA by providing excellent customer service and focus.

animal care technician / kennel attandant

  • Working at the front desk included filing paper, creating spreadsheets, and helping guest with their animals
  • Opening duties were cleaning all dog and cat kennals
  • Supervising the inmates to keep a safe and sane enviorment
  • Taking dogs/cats out for behavioral assessments
  • Giving dogs/cats vaccines, medicine, etc.

animal care technician

  • Daily cage changing practices according to SOP standards
  • Ensuring animal welfare by providing water, food, clean housing and doing daily welfare checks
  • Thoroughly documenting all cage card transactions using Mouse Ops as well as on cage cards
  • Detailed colony maintenance and following retirement, new make-up and rotations
  • Proficient in sick mouse, CPL, and pens- not- changed  reports- trained other technicians on reports as well
  • Basic knowledge of AXAPTA – shipping documents- tracing cages-submitting supply orders
  • Shipping Lead for two years- sorting ship-sheets according to carrier codes, prepping boxes according to shipping standards- knowledgeable of reserve specials, castration mice, wean, weight orders, NAT mom, and strategic- account practices

animal care technician

  • Monitor animals health by checking weight, appetite, and personality change and reporting to supervisor.
  • be a team member to deliver the best care and health to each animal within the shelter.
  • work closely with volunteer teaching them proper technics to care and work with animals.   
  • Assist with annual fundraising initiatives such as soliciting donations during customer interactions. 

animal care technician

  • Take dogs for walks to ensure exercise and relief 
  • Monitoring feeding 
  • Give medications 
  • Point of Contact [briefly] in RB07, RB06, and currently in RB04-  provides guidance and assistance if Supervisor/ Trainer are not available

animal care technician

  • Assisted in the care of Cal Poly’s leopard tortoise colony and maintenance of the facility 
  • Constructed a labeling system to help with harness identification 
  • Collected fecal samples according to protocol and performed routine husbandry tasks 
  • Measured and recorded the growth of the tortoises weekly 

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